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Jason Goodding Memorial Golf Tournament

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Best Ball Scramble At Quail Valley Golf Course On July 22, 2016 To Raise funds for Sgt. Jason Goodding’s family To register >>> Jason Goodding Memorial Golf Tournament On February 5, 2016, Sergeant Jason Goodding lost his life in the line of duty.  In honor of Jason, this golf tournament was created.  We will be holding this golf tournament annually.  Our hope is that this …

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2016 National Police Week

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In 1962, President Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15 falls, as National Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and …

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NATIONAL POLICE WEEK

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About National Police Week Each year our nation loses between 140-160 law enforcement officers in the line of duty.  National Police Week (NPW) held May 11 – 17 each year in Washington, D.C. honors the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement officers.  On May 11 and 12, surviving families and co-workers begin arriving in Washington, D.C. for the week-long …

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KGW Great Toy Drive Donation

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On December 11th, Portland Police Association Members were out bright and early shopping at the Jantzen Beach Target to purchase $1,000 in toys for the KGW Great Toy Drive. Then, PPA President, Daryl Turner, made the deliver to Drew Carney in the KGW Toy Box. For more than 30 years, the KGW Great Toy Drive has provided hundreds of thousands …

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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If you are experiencing domestic violence, HELP IS AVAILABLE. Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline, Operated by the Portland Women’s Crisis Line 888.235.5333 Portland Police Bureau: Domestic Violence Reduction Unit (D.V.R.U.) National Domestic Violence Hotline 800.799.7233 What is domestic violence? …a pattern of coercive tactics that can include physical, psychological, sexual, economic, and/or emotional abuse, perpetrated by one person against a family member or …

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PPA Joins the Community Outreach to Support the Blazers Boys & Girls Club

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Last Friday, the PPA in collaboration with Central City Concern Alumni, Oregon Jewish Community Youth Foundation, NIKE Community Store, Comcast SportsNet, Soo Bahk Do, and Skate-Like-A-Girl participated in the Blazers Boys & Girls Club Family Fest Event. The end of summer, Back to School Family Fest featured games, food, a back pack & school supply giveaway, free hair cuts, a …

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2015 Picnic Recap

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Thanks to all who came out to the picnic last weekend! The weather was perfect and we had a great turnout. It was so good to see the current members and their families as well as the retirees. Congratulations to our 2015 Stan Peters Memorial Award recipients, Dave Virtue, John Grable, and Mark Chamberlain, for their outstanding commitment and the years …